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World Power-to-X Summit
The Hydrogen Crossroad

The World Power-to-X Summit is a must-attend event to witness the start of a new clean energy era based on green hydrogen and clean fuels. A cross road for policy-makers, industry leaders, research experts and global innovators to discuss PtX opportunities and challenges.

22-24 June, 2022

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The World Ptx Summit

The World PtX Summit is organized in a joint effort between the Moroccan Research Institute for Solar Energy and New Energies (IRESEN) and the Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P), aiming towards the creation of a regional platform, dedicated to Green Hydrogen and its applications within the whole “Power-To-X” (PtX) economy.

This platform will trigger high-level discussions and partnerships for a new clean energy era, enabled by the Green Hydrogen opportunities

Therefore, the World Power-to-X Summit will be a must-attend event for policy-makers, industry leaders, research experts and global innovators to discuss PtX in depth in a variety of high-level panels and sessions.

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Invited Speakers

The World Power-to-X Summit panels and sessions promises to gather to best technical experts, renown researches and official representatives in the field off power-to-X around the world. Do not miss the opportunity to meet and interact with them during our event.

Leila BENALI

LeilaBENALI

Abdelatif MIRAOUI

AbdelatifMIRAOUI

Mohcine JAZOULI

MohcineJAZOULI

Francesco LA CAMERA

Francesco LA CAMERA

Chakib ALJ

ChakibALJ

Svenja SCHULZE

SvenjaSCHULZE

Badr IKKEN

BadrIKKEN

Mbarka BOUAIDA

MbarkaBOUAIDA

Patrick GRAICHEN

PatrickGRAICHEN

Keeyong CHUNG

KeeyongCHUNG

Ditte JUUL JØRGENSEN

DitteJUUL JØRGENSEN

Rob JETTEN

Rob JETTEN

Saïd ELHADI

SaïdELHADI

Nadia LARAKI

NadiaLARAKI

Tinne VAN DER STRAETEN

TinneVAN DER STRAETEN

Valerie RUIZ DOMINGO

ValerieRUIZ DOMINGO

Linus MOFOR

LinusMOFOR

Nikolaj KNUDSEN

NikolajKNUDSEN

and many more

Draft Schedule

The World Power-to-X Summit will provide a unique opportunity for participants to learn more about the latest developments impacting the Power-to-X sector.

Patricipating to these sessions is essential if you are looking to implement next-generation innovations based on green hydrogen within your projects and stay abreast of the transformative Power-to-X technologies that will impact your industry.

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08:30 - 09:30

Registrations

09:30 - 09:45

Welcoming address

Dr. Samir RACHIDI, Director General - Research Institute for Solar Energy and New Energies (IRESEN)

Mr. Hicham EL HABTI, President - Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P)

Mr. Mohamed Yahya ZNIBER, President - Cluster GreenH2

09:45 - 11:25

DAY 1 OPENING - HIGH LEVEL SESSION 1 Economy & Investment Opportunities

“Power-to-X Economy, A trigger to a New EU-Africa Union?”

Mr. Badr IKKEN, Executive Chairman - Green Innov Industry Investment (Gi3)

HE. Mrs. Leila BENALI, Minister of Energy Transition and Sustainable Development - Morocco

Mr. Chakib ALJ, President - General Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises (CGEM)

Mrs. Mbarka BOUAIDA, President - Regional Council of Guelmim-Oued Noun

HE. Mrs. Svenja SCHULZE, Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development - Germany

HE. Mrs. Tinne VAN DER STRAETEN, Minister of Energy - Belgium

HE. Mr. Rob JETTEN, Minister of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy - Netherlands

Mr. Francesco LA CAMERA, Director General - International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

Mr. Gerd MÜLLER, Director General - United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

HE. Dr. Patrick GRAICHEN, State Secretary - Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action - Germany

Mrs. Ditte JUUL JØRGENSEN, Director General for Energy - European Commission

Mr. Cornelius MATTHES, Chief Executive Officer - Dii Desert Energy

Mr. Ra'ed SOUB, Secretary General - Arab Fertilizer Association (AFA)

11:30 - 11:45

AGREEMENTS SIGNING CEREMONY

11:30 - 12:00

Coffee Break

12:00 - 13:30

SESSION 2 International Benchmark

“Which sectors will be making up the bulk of the demand? Who will make-up the key export markets?”

Mr. Alykhan KASSAM, General Manager North AfricaJohn Cockerill

Mr. Cédric PHILIBERT, Associate Researcher, Energy & Climate Center - IFRI

Mr. Nikolaj KNUDSEN, Senior Director - Topsoe

Mr. Philip CHRISTIANI, Partner - Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP)

Mrs. Andrea GUATI ROJO, Stakeholder Relations Manager - Ammonia Energy Association

Mr. Yassine BOUHAFID, Water and Energy Project Manager - OCP Group

Mrs. Valerie RUIZ DOMINGO, Group Hydrogen Vice President - Engie

Mr. Abderrahim BEN ELHIRCHE, Energy Operations Director - JESA

Mrs. Hanane EL HAMRAOUI, Vice President Industry - Hydrogène de France

13:30 - 15:00

Lunch Break

15:00 - 17:00

SESSION 3 Renewable Energy Integration

“Which challenges at what cost?”

Mr. Said MOULINE, Director General - Moroccan Agency for Energy Efficiency (AMEE)

Mr. Hamza GUENNOUN, Head of Strategy & New Business Development - Nareva

Mr. Stephan GOBERT, Chief Strategy, Innovation & Customer Experience Officer - Engie North Africa

Mr. Ali ZEROUALI, Head Of Cooperation & International Development - Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy (MASEN)

Mr. Mikaa MERED, Member of the steering committee - Hydrogen Task Force (MEDEF International)

Mr. Amine BERRADA, Vice President, Business Development and Co-Founder - Terabase Energy

Mr. Anas RAISUNI, Sales Director for North and Sub-Saharan Africa - Vestas

Prof. José Manuel SERRA, Professor - Instituto de Tecnología Química (ITQ)

Mr. Kamal HTOUTE, Strategy and Planning Director - National Office of Electricity and Water (ONEE)

Mr. Franz Josef RADERMACHER, Director - Research Institute for Applied Knowledge Processing (FAW/n)

Mr. Mohammed JAJA, Infrastructures Director - ANP


17:00 - 19:00

NAMIBIA-MOROCCO BILATERAL EXCHANGE

17:00

End of First Day

20:00 - 22:00

GALA DINNER

09:00 - 10:30

DAY 2 OPENING - HIGH LEVEL SESSION 4 Market Perspectives

“Is there a market for Power-to-X Products? Which timeline ?”

Mr. Saïd ELHADI, Chairman & CEO - Nareva & President of the Green Economy Committee - CGEM

HE. Mrs. Hélène LE GAL, Ambassador of France to Morocco

HE. Mr. Jesper KAMMERSGAARD, Ambassador of Denmark to Morocco

HE. Mr. Bernardo FUTSCHER PEREIRA, Ambassador of Portugal to Morocco

HE. Mr. Sjur LARSEN, Ambassador of Norway to Morocco

Mr. David GREENE, Chargé d'Affaires - United States of America Mission to Morocco

Mr. Ulrich BENTERBUSCH, Deputy Director-General, German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action

Mrs. An STROOBANDT, Deputy Chief of Staff - Federal Minister for Energy of the Kingdom of Belgium

Mr. Oussama ALAOUI, Representative & Director - Australia Trade and Investment Commission AUSTRADE

Mr. Luc SCHILLINGS, Head of Economic Affairs - Netherlands Ambassy to Morocco

Mr. Tom HILL, Trade policy and market access Lead - British Ambassady to Morocco

Mr. José Manuel DURAN CUEVAS, Chief Representative for the MENA Region - CDTI Spain

10:30 - 10:45

AGREEMENTS SIGNING CEREMONY

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:30

SESSION 5 Technology Challenges

“How can hydrogen innovations shape the sustainability of energy transition?”

Dr. Mahesh MORJARIA, EVP, Plant Operational Technology - Terabase Energy

HE. Mr. Keeyong CHUNG, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Morocco

Mr. Badr IKKEN, Executive Chairman at Gi3 & Vice-President of the Green Economy Committee at CGEM

Mr. Marc MELAINA, Senior Analyst - U.S. Department of Energy

Mr. Jesper NERLOV, Chief Technology Officer - Topsoe

Mr. Patrick HENDRICK, Professor - Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)

Mr. Linus MOFOR, Senior Environmental Affairs Officer - Energy, Infrastructure & Climate Change - African Climate Policy Center

Mr. Javier Sanchez MONTERO, Senior Scientist - Superior Council of Scientific Investigations (CSIC)

Mrs. Marina HOLGADO, Technical Secretariat Coordinator - International Energy Agency (IEA) Hydrogen TCP

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 - 16:00

SESSION 6 Power-to-X at Scale

“What are the challenges facing industrial scale-up of the PtX value chain?”

Mr. Reda HAMEDOUN, Executive Vice President Strategy & International - Nareva

Mr. Mostafa LABRAK, Secretary General - Moroccan Energy Federation

Mr. Nikolaj KNUDSEN, Senior Director - Topsoe

Mr. Jérémie BERTRAND, Business Development Manager - Electrolysers Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Technologies NPBU – Cummins Inc

Mr. Christopher FRANK, Head of Strategic Business Development - Thyssenkrupp

Mr. Alykhan KASSAM, General Manager North AfricaJohn Cockerill

Mr. Mohamed BOUSSETA, Director of "Innovate for Industry" - Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P)

Mr. Camel MAKHLOUFI, Technical Director - EIT InnoEnergy

Mr. Salem OUDA, Head of Group Power to Liquids - Fraunhofer ISE

Mr. Carlos NAVAS PÉREZ, Director Innovation and New Energies - ENAGAS

Mr. Florian GRUSCHWITZ, Head of Business Development - MAN Energy Solutions

16:00 - 16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 - 18:00

GERMANY HIGH LEVEL BILATERAL SESSION BtG


16:30 - 18:30

SESSION 7 Green fuels: Decarbonizing the mobility through Hydrogen

Mr. Nawfal EL FADIL, Country Director - EDF

Mr. Nouri CHAHID, General Manager Morocco & Mauritania - CWP Global

Mr. Erik VEN DER HEIJDEN, Business Manager Hydrogen - Port of Rotterdam

Mr. Salah MAHDY, Global Director of Hydrogen Business - Howden Group Limited

Dr. Yassine ZEGZOUTI, Researcher - The Regional Program Energy Security and Climate Change in the Middle East and North Africa, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS-REMENA)

18:30

End of Second Day

09:30 - 12:00

KOREA HIGH LEVEL BILATERAL SESSION BtB/BtG

09:00 - 11:00

SESSION 8 Building Hydrogen Oasis

Mr. Tarik HAMANE, Managing Director Development MASEN

Prof. Ralf WEHRSPOHN, Professor - Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg

Mr. Mourad KAINA, General Director - CRI Guelmim

Mrs. Yasmina BENMESSAOUD, Strategy & Business Intelligence Manager - Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy (MASEN)

Mr. Jacco MOOIJER, Sales Officer - Proton Ventures

Mr. Abdeslam ABABOU, President - Redmed Capital

Mr. Youssef EL BARI, Director General - AMDIE

Mrs. Yosra MZAH, Project Manager at the Regional Operational Representation - CEA-Tunis

Mr. Luis UMANZOR HERNANDEZ, Project Administrator - UNIDO

Mrs. Barbara JINKS, Program Officer - Green Gas Delivery & Use - IRENA

Mrs. Ana ROVZAR, Head of International Partnerships - Res4Africa

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 - 13:00

SESSION 9 Power-to-X Funding & Regulations

Unlocking H2 Finance & Regulatory Frameworks

Mrs. Anne LAPIERRE, Global Head of Energy Norton Rose Fulbright

Mrs. Ghita HANNANE, Morocco Country Officer - International Finance Corporation (IFC)

Mrs. Nadia TAOBANE, Green Hydrogen Program Lead - World Bank

Mr. Antoine SALLE DE CHOU, Director in Morocco - European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

Mr. Rabii EL BACHA, Analyst - N Gage Consulting

Mr. Thorsten SCHNEIDER, Head of Energy Team North Africa - KfW

Mr. Amine IBA, Partner - Redmed Capital

Mr. Zakaria KORTE, Lawyer at the bar of Paris and Berlin - Korte Law

13:00 - 13:30

CLOSING CEREMONY

13:30

Lunch

Thematics

  • Renewables Renewable Energy Hybridization
  • Hydrogen Hydrogen Production, Transport & Storage
  • Chemistry Green Chemistry
  • CCSU Carbon Capture Storage and Utilization
  • Mobility Mobility on Hydrogen

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BE PART OF THE NEW CLEAN ENERGY ERA

The multiple conference sessions will give deep and updated insights on the recent trends and advances related to the PtX economy deployment, mainly about the following aspects:

  • Public policies and regulations
  • Markets and supplies
  • Investment and funding
  • Innovation and technologies in:
  • Renewable Energy Hybridization
  • Hydrogen Production, Transport & Storage
  • Green Chemistry
  • Carbon Capture Storage and Utilization
  • Mobility on Hydrogen

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Venue

Palmeraie Rotana Resort

Address

Circuit de la Palmeraie BP 1488

Marrakech - Morocco